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Feb 14, 2013 6:00am EST
, the objects addressed in the second amendment inherently evolve with technology. guns today are exceptionally different from guns a hundred years ago, let alone guns at the time of the framing. and in light of the second amendment's peculiarly close relationship with technology, it would make even less sense to be bound solely by history. in his prepared statement, mr. cooper quoted from i think it was chicago v. mcdonald where the court said that the second amendment is like the other amendments. it's subject to a consideration of competing constitutional claims like claims to life, liberty, security and then here's the language, it's knotts to be singed -- it's not to be singled out for special treatment. and i think what mr. cooper is doing is he's elevating the second amendment above all of the other values. of course the court doesn't think that the second amendment should be subject to reevaluation and rejiggering and rebalancing just because we live in the 21st century. but he, as all of the examples that you, i think, carefully enumerated, is clearly open to the idea that a whole rang
Feb 11, 2013 7:00am PST
technologies, often by a robot... or personally by a technician on a bicycle. sensors detect breaks, cracks, and weaknesses in the pipe. man: we have roots at this cap lateral at 79. narrator: tree roots can grow into the pipe, splitting it apart. man: more light roots at 69. narrator: sometimes they may even find fully collapsed sections. after gathering the data, utilities can assess the need for rehabilitation. sinha: you have to choose the rehabilitation technique so that the life of the pipe can be extended 30 years, 40 years, 50 years. allbee: any asset has an optimal investment strategy. if you're making investments in that asset too early, or too late, you're wasting money. it costs about three times as much to fix a system once it's failed. so it's all about finding that right point where the dollars should flow toward that asset. narrator: but finding the funds to evaluate and rebuild these assets is an ongoing struggle. johnson: there is a gap between what's being spent by municipalities and water supply systems and what needs to be spent. and somehow that has to be made up. so t
Feb 17, 2013 7:00am EST
to talk about fiber. there is technology available today where each individual home could be self-sufficient -- self-sufficient with its own energy sell. what is amazing is if we have 500 years of natural gas, there it is. nobody can attack us if every household has energy. we eliminate the grid because everyone has the wrong grade. there is a company in california that is powering e day using methane gas. that company is blue energy of california. host: the president signed an executive order last week regarding cyber security. some news about that, they intended to improve information sharing to establish a framework of cyber security best practices. "the white house spent the last several months crafting the order after congress failed to pass cyber security legislation last year. -- last year." we will talk more about this executive order at 8:30 with larry clinton, president and ceo of the internet security alliance. next, gil, missouri, democratic line. caller: it does not surprise me , an executive order once a month on something. in 1913 they passed a 17th amendment. the s
Feb 11, 2013 1:00am PST
necessary to do so. and i believe we can strike that balance to employ technologies to do that, at the same time upholding constitutional rights. >> and you're not concerned about the current policy, even where it might target americans who join the enemy? >> again, this is no different than the policy perhaps that was in place before. we'll find out about that in the oversight that we'll pursue. >> all right. leader cantor, thank you for your time. i appreciate it. >> david, thanks. >>> coming up, we'll preview the president's state of the union address. i'll talk with one of his closest allies in the senate, senator dick durbin. >>> plus, our political roundtable is here with reaction to leader cantor as well as insights and analysis of all the politics behind the big issues. gun control, immigration reform, and more, that the president will pursue in his second term. joining me, democratic mayor of atlanta kasim reed. former speechwriter for george w. bush, now columnist for "the washington post" michael gerson. strategist mike murphy, and bbc's katty kay. as well as michael isikoff who
Feb 17, 2013 2:00pm PST
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Feb 16, 2013 4:00am PST
'll show you the latest medical technology for restoring sight to the blind. >> an extraordinary story. >>> and in "pop news," tom cruise suing a publisher over tabloid stories. now, the publisher fighting back. will he cave on this? that's the question. coming up. this day calls you. to fight chronic osteoarthritis pain. to fight chronic low back pain. to take action. to take the next step. today, you will know you did something for your pain. cymbalta can help. cymbalta is a pain reliever fda-approved to manage chronic musculoskeletal pain. one non-narcotic pill a day, every day, can help reduce this pain. tell your doctor right away if your mood worsens, you have unusual changes in mood or behavior or thoughts of suicide. anti-depressants can increase these in children, teens, and young adults. cymbalta is not for children under 18. people taking maois, linezolid or thioridazine or with uncontrolled glaucoma should not take cymbalta. taking it with nsaid pain relievers, aspirin, or blood thinners may increase bleeding risk. severe liver problems, some fatal, were reported. signs inc
Feb 18, 2013 3:00am PST
him. we have the technology. >> reporter: is now reality. this doctor spent 25 years working on a medical marvel you have to see to believe. >> i committed myself to developing a new way, a new approach. so those who are blind can have a foreseeable solution. >> reporter: it's the first fda approved eye implant. it's just a video camera attached to eye glasses. wirelessly transmitting images to the brain. it won't fully restore vision, but the fda says it may allow people to detect light and dark in the environment. essentially, the blind can see something, again. >> one of the things i can do now is laundry. my husband had to put the colored clothes together in a pile and with the glasses i can do that myself. >> reporter: cathy blake is 61. and has been blind for 23 years, but after a two-hour search, she has a new perspective. >> the glasses really help me be more outdoors with mobility, walking. >> reporter: right now the device is only approved for retinitis pigmentosa. a rare genetic disease that causes complete vision loss. only 100,000 people in the u.s. suffer from i
Feb 16, 2013 7:00am PST
. he talked about the need to create more jobs by increasing research and technology investments, more school funding reforming the tax code, including ending tax breaks for companies that ship jobs overseas. >> enrollment in the federal job corp program is frozen. lawmakers say it is at a stand still while they investigate a 100 million-dollar short fall. the budget problem will prevent about 30,000 young people from getting job training. they will stop taking anyone until at least june 30th. >>> 23 you want a job you may find one at great america. they need to fill hundreds of jobs for the season. they need cash years, ticket takers and ride operators. there are about 2500 positions open. tryouts are also being held for performance positions. opening day is scheduled for march 29th. >> state budget cuts may be to blame for why a new jail is signature empty in placer county. officials say they don't have the money to staff it. if staffs were in place the jail would be able to open in a few weeks but it would cost about $6 million to open just a portion of the facility and that is m
Feb 17, 2013 3:00pm PST
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Feb 16, 2013 8:00am EST
the same technology that will create an enhanced e-book, but use that technology to invite large numbers of of students -- numbers of students to use the web. there's a lot of newfangled items going on about how this is presented that i am struggling to catch up with myself. i now -- they instructed me how to tweet and twitter and facebook and all the other things, but like the enhanced e-book, i can't do because i don't have an ipad, but i believe in the possibility of immediacy here, and that if you're trying to tell a legitimate story important from history, you need to take every resource, every chance you can to make connections. that's the novelty side of what i'm presenting here. i'm interested in what you guys think of this, even the notion of repeating some stories or using some of the language. i kind of stitched things together in these stories. let me talk a little bit about misremembering and our imbalance sense of history, the urgency that i think lies in this subject, why i want to do it, take this risk to make another connection with you. we had inauguration this week. ba
Feb 14, 2013 4:00am PST
't get you, then an auto correct gaffe will. tactus technology has developed a new kind of keyboard. now you see it, now you don't. this working prototype is still being refined, but you get the idea. the keys bubble up. what makes it happen? microfluidics. >> we fill those channels with a fluid. the fluid makes the channels invisible. to make buttons, we simply increase the amount of fluid that makes the top surface rise up. >> reporter: the microfluidics panel replaces the top layer of a display screen and doesn't add thickness so it won't add extra weight of thickness, so the technologygy can work with any touchscreen device. imagine a smarter universal remote. if you're watching a dvd, only the right buttons appear. no fumbling for the right buttons out of the dozens available. and now that most cars have displays that use this drivers can use the tech. >> you can provide guidance so drivers can keep their eyes on the road, and their hands on the wheel for as long as possible. >> reporter: tactus has announced one deal with the display manufacturer so far,
Feb 16, 2013 11:00am PST
drones and technology to a certain extent, talked about their importance in the battle against terrorism. he proposed a new medal saying in part "the medal provides recognition for the extraordinary achievements that directly impact on combat operations, but that do not involve acts of valor or physical risk that combat entails." what do you make of that? >> well i think that you do have to recognize these people who are associated with the control of the unmanned aero vehicles. i was in a conference yesterday -- >> but are they medal-worthy? >> lots of people get medals for achievement, they get medals for service, some are combat related, some aren't, there are also medals for valor. the diligence to work those unmanned aerial vehicles to stay fixed on the screen to bring to bear all of the intelligence, all the judgment to make the recommendations to do it right, to do it with minimal collateral damage, to go after the right target, yes, you want really good people in there, they should be recognized for that. we keep calling it drones as though there's no intelligence behind it. ther
Feb 17, 2013 3:00am PST
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Feb 18, 2013 6:00am PST
. they are required to bay the new seeds each year. it could affect other patent technologies. >> and adults going blind could have another chance at sight. the $100,000 device will not restore sight but it will give patients suffering great a rare eye disease the ability to perceive light and dark which can help with tasks such as navigating a sidewalk on reading large signs. >> and, now, we have this work thing. >> how about some hot chocolate to go with the cooler weather. >> we can make some an cakes and eric is the smoked meat guy. >> barbecue. >> whatever you are doing do celebrate president's day you will do it with dry weather although the clouds look oppressive they are creating 47 47-degree temperatures at sfo. this time tomorrow we will track the rain from the northwest but right new you have a dry morning commute and a dry afternoon commute with the fog still a big story in novato and the visibility is less than eighth of a mile and down to a couple hundred feet so be careful in the not bay until 10:30, maybe 11:00. i hoped to show you mount tamalpais but, sorry, it is not working. now
Feb 18, 2013 2:30am EST
and magic. but technology makes films seem even more fantastic. >> the film "brave" by pixar, despite the process, it's movie with familiar themes. here's abc's bob woodruff. >> reporter: here's what happens when you combine a disney style fairy tale with a healthy dose of pixar movie magic. "brave," the epic tale of a not so fair princess named meredith. armed with a bow and arrow, she's a fiery red added lass whose battle is more with her mother, who is unhappy that unlike other disney princesses, she has no intention of marrying a prince. she's more interested in fighting for her freedom. the director mark andrews knows a thing or two about freedom. his job description includes shooting bows and arrows. he gave us a rare glimpse inside pixar in the place he calls an office. >> when i came on board the film, this is all the stuff i do normally at home and on weekends just to have a good time or exercise. >> reporter: this is how the film makers actually researched "brave." he wanted his animators to know how it felt to hold the weight of a sword to re-create that reality. this is no
Feb 18, 2013 4:00am PST
and learning about the technology and all the engineering aspect of it, you about the outside of the cockpit to learn how to deal with the media, about, you know, all of the sort of outside of the things that nobody tells you. physical fitness. she's incredibly fit and all of those are things i talked about. and to really understand who you are, because you will get pulled a lot of different directions and the more successful you are, the more people will influence you and want from you. and it's important to have a grounded sense of who you are. and that really hit home with her. >> i remember looking at a shot of jeff gordon's daughter, clamoring to take a picture of dan yak patrick. and i thought i wonder what the impact is on the next generation of little girls who look at her as their role model what do you think? >> we're in the 41st year of the anniversary of title nine. and it takes generations before things really start to have the ripple effect. and i -- she doesn't understand right now what effect she's having and that's okay. because she's focused on getting the job done, bought
Feb 12, 2013 1:00pm EST
. simply by investing in new technologies, new turbines, only 3% of the dams in the country produce electricity. we could also in this process create 700,000 jobs. unleashing american ingenuity to increase hydropower production will lower energy costs and help create thousands of jobs. mr. chairman, i urge all of my colleagues to support american energy, support h.r. 267 and i thank you and i yield back my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady yields back. the gentleman from new mexico is recognized. mr. lujan: i yield myself such time as i may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. mr. lujan: h.r. 267 is a bipartisan bill that will facilitate the development of new, environmentalry -- environmentally responsible means of power. it was developed through a cooperative process that included discussions with interested stake holders and agencies this process was produced in a balanced, bipartisan way and it is bipartisan legislation. the legislation is supported by both hydropower developer and environmentalists. it was unanimously reported out of the en
Feb 16, 2013 6:00am EST
... yea, the golden barrels... managing wireless costs and technology and more time driving your business potential. looks like we're going to need to order more agaves... ah! oh! ow! ... and more bandages. that's powerful. shareable data plus unlimited talk and text. now save $50 on a droid razr maxx hd by motorola. >>> well, if you were hoping to take advantage of a key program of the obama health care overhaul, your time ran out. administration officials say they won't take anymore applications for the pre-existing condition insurance plan because of limited funding. it's a stopgap program to help people with medical problems who cannot get private insurance. starting next january under the new health care law, insurers can no longer turn anyone away for poor health. it's a good thing. >>> this may make you think twice before you take that next sip of alcohol. researchers say alcohol is one of the leading causes of preventable cancer deaths. a new study in the american journal of public health says drinking alcohol causes 20,000 cancer deaths a year here in the u.s. and it's not just h
Feb 15, 2013 10:00pm PST
at technology which we found always works best if it fixes something that's broken about life, and that hasn't always been the case of late. it was a lovely wedding and they are a lovely couple. they had the very cool idea of getting married in grand central station and "the new york times" covered the events for the vows section of their website. now, a grand central wedding isn't for everybody. it is a bit on the public side, but it was kind of romantic except maybe the glow from the ipad. bibles and even paper vows have worked great for centuries and don't need a charger. can we not agree that sometimes old school is best. using ipads as cameras, for example is like taking pictures with a cafeteria tray especially when you consider they make cameras that are small and take really good pictures, same with the new jersey firefighters who were recently sworn in with the ipad bible app. they make bibles that work real well for that. and while it didn't get much attention a few weeks back, we lost the man who, in a way, started it all. john carlen invented digital, working for the old bell lab
Feb 15, 2013 9:00am EST
ion battery from its new a-350 wide-bodied jets because of uncertainty over the technology. airbus will use conventional nickel cadmium batteries instead. >>> standoff as senate republicans block a final vote to confirm defense secretary nominee chuck hagel. they will try again to advance his confirmation when they return from a ten-day recess. >>> former presidential candidate now a grandfather to 20 children. ann tweeted the good news on valentine's day about her growing family and share this had picture of the proud mom and dad, mary and craig romney. congratulations to them. >>> most wives might expect their husbands to surprise them on valentine's day, this woman turned the tables by hiring a singing telegram to serenade her hubby where he works, the dmv in kansas. ♪ >> all righty then. too much caffeine? that's phil harmonic, belting out "kiss from a rose" bringing out laughter there from the dmv for the first time in history. >> i want to go to that dmv. there's nobody there. >> that line is great. >> what is that? is it closed? >> if you need to have your driver's license
Feb 14, 2013 2:35am EST
's the love that counts. 62% of couples will utilize some form of technology to share valentine's day messages. >> 30% of women in relationships think the holiday is overrated. i don't agree with that. >> i know. >> i like the pageantry. >> there were just shy of 1 million divorces in 2012. >> i don't want to end on that. >> sometimes you've got to realize the love is over. >> in west virginia, in valentine's day spirit, there were no flowers, no chocolate for this family. but how about this? a pink cow. matt mcclain wanted to do something different and he succeeded. >> he pulled out his paint rush and went to town on smoky. the farm owner painted his cow for his 5-year-old daughter who likes pink. she later revealed she meant pink the singer, not the color. >> strawberry milk all day and all night from that cow. >>> this morning on "world news now," in fear for their lives. the couple taken hostage by christopher dorner speaks out, revealing 15 minutes of terror. >> tied up and held at gun point. they say he told them they were a means to an end. it's thursday, february 14th. >> from abc news
Feb 14, 2013 4:00am PST
barrels... managing wireless costs and technology and more time driving your business potential. looks like we're going to need to order more agaves... ah! oh! ow! ... and more bandages. that's powerful. shareable data plus unlimited talk and text. now save $50 on a droid razr maxx hd by motorola. >>> welcome back, everybody. our team this morning, lou palumbo is back with us. he was working in nassau county, new york. kim mance is a correspondent for "forbes "forbes." mark orwoll. first we want to talk with business news with christine. >> big, big development for two major airlines. u.s. airways and american have said they will merge. this is an $11 billion deal to create the world's largest airline. u.s. airways will maintain its corporate presence in phoenix. here's some pictures of the new planes. they have the artwork all figured out. the number one question, will it lead to higher fares? most experts are saying no. that's largely because there's not a lot of overlap between u.s. airways and american. look at where their hubs are. you can see it's spread out all over the country.
Feb 15, 2013 11:00am PST
like this, we wouldn't have the technology in place now to deflect an asteroid if it were to hit the planet and we found out a week out, two weeks out, even a year out. >> that's correct. we don't -- we have some capabilities, but we don't have big time capabilities to deflect something, even something small like this. however, we do know where a lot of things are that are really dangerous. this one is the touch stone for an air burst which this would be if it hit the earth's atmosphere t would explode above the ground somewhere. >> reporter: like what we have seen in 1908? >> yes. >> reporter: we don't have the capability, but i think the question, it begs the question, why don't we? i'm wondering if scientists, nasa, the government, whoever the government may be, whether here in the united states or in europe or china will look at this particular event and start to change things. >> would you like some other government to decide to do something about this on their own? >> reporter: i just want somebody to do something about it, if it is going to happen. >> this one isn't going
Feb 12, 2013 5:00pm EST
technology or a new strategic insight. it's not because of the path of revenue growth and entitlement spending have been explored and exhausted. it's not because sequestration was ever a plan that was intended to be implemented. all of this is purely the collateral damage of political gridlock. for our troops, for the force, the consequences are very real and personal. i'll give you a few examples. we intend, the president intends to -- personnel sequestration from -- but the troops will feel the effect of the this very directly in other ways. for example, he referenced the cancellation of a carrier deployment. we had to do that because we had to we recognizes we were going out of operation and maintenance funds in the navy later in the year, and we made the decision to not deploy the carrier but instead keep it here in the united states so that we would have the capacity to deploy it later if we needed it. if we deploy it now we would not have the capacity to have a carrier deployed there in the future. we had to make that decision. all of the sailors on the aircraft carrier were rea
Feb 15, 2013 7:00am PST
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Feb 15, 2013 9:00am PST
in the white house or the congress who would deny our right to semiautomatic technology and the magazines we need to defend ourselves and our families. >> reporter: the group is launching a full court press aic aimed at protecting its second amendment right rights. >> i do wish the cheer leading would stop and the prosecutions begin. >> reporter: lapierre with the nra is vowing to stand an fight, an accusing the white house of trying to ban every gun, tax every gun sold, and register every gun owner. dan lothian, cnn, the white house. >>> again the president's going to visit chicago, that is this afternoon, he's going to be talking about gun violence that of course is layinging chicago. we'll bring it to you live 3:00 p.m. eastern. and as you know, journalists we cover the new, but also there are times when we are directly impacted, a part of the news. the violence in chicago has a very personal connection to one of the members of my team, the executive producer, taneshia bell. she grew up on the south i'd of chicago and when she was just five years old, her father was murdered. happened les
Feb 15, 2013 7:00am PST
. >> reporter: experts say the problem will only get worse. >> technology is a big contributor to the stalking problem. you have people thinking they're talking to celebrities. >> reporter: hobbs and hannigan declined commenting to abc news. but it likely goes without saying that hannigan wouldn't mind he apparently posted online. saying, to get my memory erased, well, all the things i thought or feel for you. for "good morning america," linsey davis, abc news, new york. >> a scary situation. >>> all right. coming up, it is one of the most astonishing trash-to-treasure transformations ever. why? because we're icing it, baby, with vanilla ice. >>> apparently nobody's done this before. there might be good reason why. a man surfing on skis, literally. >> or skiing the [clucking]. everyone wants to be the cadbury bunny. cause only he brings delicious cadbury crÈme eggs, while others may keep trying. nobunny knows easter better than cadbury! see lioutdoors, or in.ight. transitions® lenses automatically filter just the right amount of light. so you see everything the way it's meant to be seen. may
Feb 17, 2013 9:00am PST
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